Decision Aid Summary

Title When you need extra care, should you receive it at home or in a facility?
Audience People living with advanced life-limiting illness who would like to plan for a time when they will need extra care and share their views with others.
Options included Care at home.
Care in a facility.
Year of last update or review 2010
Format paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Mary Ann Murray
Where was it developed? decisionaid@ohri.ca
Ottawa Patient Decision Aid Research Group
Canada
Health condition End of Life Issues
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
5 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.